Polar Bears Slam Conn. College in Home Opener

Polar Bears Slam Conn. College in Home Opener

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's tennis team was victorious in their first home match of the season, an 8-1 victory over Connecticut College on Sunday. The Polar Bears, ranked 11th in the latest national poll, win their fourth-straight match and improve to 6-2 while the Camels fall to 4-3 this season.

Bowdoin claimed two of the doubles matches before sweeping all five singles pairings. Alex White teamed with Tyler Anderson to win at #2 doubles before winning his #3 singles match. Josh Cranin also claimed a pair of points for Bowdoin, earning a doubles point with Alex Jacobs at #3 and collecting a victory at #2 singles.

The Polar Bears will return to action at Colby on April 3.

Bowdoin 8, Conn. College 1

1) CONN – Kellogg/Prophet d. Pena/Caughron 8-6
2) BOW – White/Anderson d, Stanton/Weisberger 8-2
3) BOW – Cranin/Jacobs d. Friedman/Tasi 8-4
Exh) BOW – Knise/Winingham d. Deacon/Sethi 8-1

1) BOW – Stephen Sullivan d. Dave Kellogg 6-4, 6-0
2) BOW – Josh Cranin d. Trevor Prophet 6-3, 6-4
3) BOW – Alex White d. Jeff Weisberger 6-1, 6-2
4) BOW – Alex Caughron d. Colin Tasi 6-3, 6-1
5) BOW – Matt Knise d. Craig Stanton 6-1, 6-1
6) BOW – Michael Power d. Henry Friedman 6-4, 6-3
Exh) BOW – Kent Winingham d. Karam Sethi 8-1
Exh) BOW – Josh Roer d. Jeff Deacon 8-1